The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware
Rank 30 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing VMware 31 33 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.90% 4.20% 4.64%
As % of the Vendors category 12.45% 10.86% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 27
Median daily rate £345 £305 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.11% -18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £167 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £418 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £10.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.36% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.62 £24.75 £19.13
% change year-on-year
+11.59% +29.41%
VMware
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
249 304 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 47.43% 38.73% 37.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 190 189
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 4
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.75 £11.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +16.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £18.00 £13.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing VMware as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Wales region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Wales

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Wales region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +16 28 £350 +25.00% 10
West Wales +7 1 - -
Mid Wales -2 1 £140 - 1
VMware
UK

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for VMware.

1 49 (63.64%) Windows
2 33 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 31 (40.26%) Linux
4 30 (38.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (37.66%) Microsoft
5 29 (37.66%) Citrix
6 28 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 28 (36.36%) Cisco
7 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (24.68%) HP
9 17 (22.08%) ITIL
9 17 (22.08%) Firewall
10 16 (20.78%) DHCP
10 16 (20.78%) TCP/IP
11 15 (19.48%) DNS
11 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (18.18%) Migration
12 14 (18.18%) MS Excel
12 14 (18.18%) Java
13 13 (16.88%) Jenkins
13 13 (16.88%) Security Cleared
14 12 (15.58%) SC Cleared
14 12 (15.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (15.58%) Puppet
14 12 (15.58%) Apache
14 12 (15.58%) Red Hat
15 11 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
15 11 (14.29%) Perl
15 11 (14.29%) MS Office

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (15.58%) Apache
2 8 (10.39%) nginx
3 7 (9.09%) IIS
3 7 (9.09%) Jetty
3 7 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 7 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 7 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.90%) JBoss
5 1 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.30%) FileNet
5 1 (1.30%) Mule
5 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.29%) MS Office
3 4 (5.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.60%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (2.60%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (11.69%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (11.69%) Google App Engine
2 9 (11.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (6.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (6.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 5 (6.49%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (6.49%) Amazon S3
3 5 (6.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (3.90%) Route 53
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.08%) Firewall
2 16 (20.78%) DHCP
2 16 (20.78%) TCP/IP
3 15 (19.48%) DNS
4 10 (12.99%) SAN
5 9 (11.69%) HTTP
5 9 (11.69%) Internet
5 9 (11.69%) SSL
6 7 (9.09%) FTP
6 7 (9.09%) IPsec
6 7 (9.09%) LAN
6 7 (9.09%) WAN
7 5 (6.49%) VPN
8 4 (5.19%) HTTPS
8 4 (5.19%) SSH
8 4 (5.19%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.30%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.30%) VoIP
9 1 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.39%) MySQL
2 5 (6.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.30%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.09%) Travis CI
3 4 (5.19%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.19%) IntelliJ
3 4 (5.19%) JUnit
3 4 (5.19%) Maven
3 4 (5.19%) Subversion
4 1 (1.30%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.30%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (3.90%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 11 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 11 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (9.09%) Network Support
4 6 (7.79%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (7.79%) Desktop Support
4 6 (7.79%) Network Engineer
4 6 (7.79%) Technical Design Authority
5 5 (6.49%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 5 (6.49%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 5 (6.49%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (6.49%) IT Support
5 5 (6.49%) Server Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) 1st Line Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Applications Support Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.39%) .NET
2 7 (9.09%) LAMP
2 7 (9.09%) Servlets
3 6 (7.79%) J2EE
4 4 (5.19%) Java EE
4 4 (5.19%) SAML
4 4 (5.19%) Web Services
4 4 (5.19%) XML
5 3 (3.90%) Kafka
5 3 (3.90%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (1.30%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.19%) Cryptography
2 4 (5.19%) PKI
3 3 (3.90%) Clustering
3 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.30%) LPAR
4 1 (1.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 49 (63.64%) Windows
2 33 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 31 (40.26%) Linux
4 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (15.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (14.29%) Windows 7
8 9 (11.69%) AIX
9 3 (3.90%) Unix
9 3 (3.90%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.90%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.60%) Android
10 2 (2.60%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) ITIL
2 14 (18.18%) Migration
3 11 (14.29%) DevOps
4 9 (11.69%) Configuration Management
4 9 (11.69%) Incident Management
4 9 (11.69%) Open Source
5 8 (10.39%) Logistics
6 7 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.49%) Resource Management
9 4 (5.19%) Project Governance
10 3 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.90%) Information Security
10 3 (3.90%) ITSM
10 3 (3.90%) Project Management
10 3 (3.90%) Risk Management
10 3 (3.90%) Service Management
10 3 (3.90%) Software Deployment
11 2 (2.60%) Non-Functional Testing
11 2 (2.60%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.18%) Java
2 11 (14.29%) Perl
3 10 (12.99%) SQL
4 5 (6.49%) Python
5 4 (5.19%) PHP
5 4 (5.19%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.19%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.30%) Ruby
7 1 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.58%) SC Cleared
3 11 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (12.99%) CCNA
4 10 (12.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.60%) MCSE
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.30%) CCNP
6 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.30%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (38.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 9 (11.69%) Xen
4 5 (6.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (6.49%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.19%) vSphere
6 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (15.58%) Puppet
2 11 (14.29%) Ansible
3 10 (12.99%) Tivoli
4 9 (11.69%) HP Data Protector
4 9 (11.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (7.79%) SCCM
6 5 (6.49%) Fluentd
6 5 (6.49%) Terraform
7 4 (5.19%) yum
8 3 (3.90%) Mesos
8 3 (3.90%) Piwik
8 3 (3.90%) SCOM
9 2 (2.60%) Backup Exec
9 2 (2.60%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (2.60%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (1.30%) NetBackup
10 1 (1.30%) nmon
10 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 29 (37.66%) Citrix
1 29 (37.66%) Microsoft
2 28 (36.36%) Cisco
3 19 (24.68%) HP
4 12 (15.58%) Red Hat
5 10 (12.99%) NetApp
6 9 (11.69%) Google
7 7 (9.09%) Oracle
8 5 (6.49%) SAP
9 3 (3.90%) Juniper
10 2 (2.60%) Adobe
10 2 (2.60%) Apple
10 2 (2.60%) arcserve
10 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.60%) Dell
10 2 (2.60%) IBM
10 2 (2.60%) Intel Security
10 2 (2.60%) Symantec
10 2 (2.60%) Veeam
11 1 (1.30%) Trend Micro
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Austin Fraser
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